Post Views: 5,234 The MLH Project is proud to showcase New Jersey’s Ultimate wooden keepsake collection. Twenty five iconic Jersey places that are immortalized in miniature wooden figurines. The New Jersey Historic Village Collection The New Jersey Historic Village keepsake… Read More »The New Jersey Historic Miniature Village Keepsake Collection
Post Views: 1,840 In recognition of the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the U.S., and the ratification of the 19th amendment guaranteeing all American women the right to vote, the Mr Local History project recognizes this great accomplishment in American… Read More »100th Anniversary Honors Women’s Right to Vote in New Jersey
Post Views: 2,361 Wouldn’t it be great you could gather a bunch of locals from the area to tell stories of how it used to be in the area? Maybe you grew up here? Whether you’re a teller or a… Read More »Hometown HiStories – Stories Worth Sharing
Post Views: 1,924 We call this the “2020 Welcome to the New Decade” Winter Edition It may be winter and for some strange reason it’s almost 70 degrees outside today. So after a nice long walk we came back in… Read More »Mr. Local History Magazine Releases Vol 2. Issue 1
Post Views: 4,220 The Continental Army and General Lord Stirling of Basking Ridge took a page out of the history books creating a sophisticated communications network to highlight British movement You never know what you’re going to find regarding history… Read More »Lord Stirling’s Rev War Beacon Signal Towers
Post Views: 3,413 While you’d think that hurricanes and floods wreak the most havoc, there has been nothing more destructive to properties in the Somerset Hills more than fires. The Mr. Local History Project is gathering information regarding large fires… Read More »Historic Fires in the Somerset Hills
Post Views: 3,103 Before we get started: The Methodist Church in the United States is 94% white, 92% third generation American, 60% married, 69% believe in God absolutely, 42% attend church weekly, and 62% believe in hell. Several attempts were… Read More »Bishop Edmund S. Janes – His Somerset Hills Story
Post Views: 3,635 As we’ve been focusing on preserving and promoting local history, out of left field comes one of my most humbling honors when the Bernards Township Committee on October 29, 2019 passed a resolution appointing him as the… Read More »Bernards Township Appoints Mr. Local History as Official Historian
Post Views: 2,768 Bedminster, Bernards Township, Bernardsville, Far Hills, Peapack & Gladstone History that you might not know. Let’s get started. Did you know… 1921 – Far Hills was actually part of Bernards Township until seceding in 1921. Rising taxes… Read More »Somerset Hills History 101
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Post Views: 1,809 Support Local History by getting #JUSTONEITEM. It makes a huge difference! The Mr. Local History Project is a 100% all volunteer effort. We’re also a federally and state recognized 501c3 non-profit organization. Our fundraising has taken a… Read More »Shop for a Cause